The introduction of fibre optic technology has now allowed broadband to be available in most parts of the country which means that faster internet speeds can be experienced in your homes. Today, in the UK, fibre broadband dealsare offered by several different internet providers and each of them has their own prices for their own packages. This means that you will need to shop around these different providers in order to find the deal that best suits both your needs and your wallet. Perhaps the easiest way to compare the many different packages and prices is to go online and find one of the websites which have already compared them in your area. Once you find one of these websites, all you need do is place your post code where directed and all the different packages, offered by the different internet providers in your area, will be displayed and the varying prices will be displayed next to them. This makes finding the right one for you easy but only once you have decided exactly what it is that you will need. Obviously you will want a speed fast enough to be able to watch movies online and do other stuff but you will not want to pay for a speed which you could never possibly use. Very fast speeds are offered but these are usually meant for businesses to use, businesses which intend to connect many PCs and laptops to the same connection. Each time an extra device is connected to your internet, the speed of the internet will drop and so that is why businesses need very fast speeds to take into consideration the number of devices that are using the connection. In your home you may also have more than one device you intend to connect with the internet and so if you do, you must take that into consideration as well when deciding what speed your connection should be. As the internet has become more popular and is far more widely used, the speeds of connections have continued to grow and today, some countries like Honk Kong and South Korea, offer there internet users speeds of up to 1 GBPS. Whilst speeds like this may sound impressive, for household use they are perhaps excessive but when they only pay US$20 per month for those speeds, they can afford to have excessive speeds. IN the UK the speeds are more modest and the prices are higher but as a world average, both are very reasonable. In the UK, as with most countries, the closer you are to a major city, the more likely you are to be able to be offered the faster speeds but even in rural UK today, reasonably fast speeds are available in most parts of the country. Fibre optics have certainly therefore allowed a wider portion of the population to enjoy the internet at speeds which allow maximum enjoyment and of course an adequate amount of work to get completed from anywhere in the country.